Category Archives: Censorship
Today in 1949, George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four was published. “The thought police would get him just the same. He had committed–would have committed, even if he had never set pen to paper–the essential crime that contained all others in itself. Thoughtcrime, they … Continue reading
Today in 1704, the first continuously-published newspaper in the United States, the Boston News-Letter, was published for the first time.
Joseph Galarneau: “The power of the press can be dramatically limited when the power to the press is disconnected.”